Opinion

Abiy Ahmed has won the Nobel peace prize, but big challenges still await Ethiopia

Many issues unresolved with the country facing an election next year

13 October 2019 - 00:00 By MOHAMMED GIRMA

Abiy Ahmed, the Ethiopian prime minister, has won the Nobel peace prize. He becomes the 100th Nobel peace prize winner, and the first Ethiopian to receive the accolade.

Abiy is the 12th winner from Africa to be awarded the prize. Last year it was won by medical doctor Denis Mukwege from the Democratic Republic of Congo...

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